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Jan 10, 2013 11:00am PST
. and president obama just a minute ago nominated jack lew as treasury secretary. we'll take a look at both issues coming up in business. [ male announcer ] pillsbury grands biscuits. delicious. but say i press a few out flat... add some beef sloppy joe sauce... and cheese fold it all up and boom! i just made an unbeatable unsloppy joe pillsbury grands biscuits. let the making begin. that's been wrapped in a flaky crust stuffed with a gooey center toasted up all golden brown then given a delicious design? a toaster strudel. pillsbury toaster strudel. so fun. >>> nominations for the 85th annual academy awards announced this morning in beverly hills. >> hosts seth macfarlane and emma stone announced the nominees. "lincoln" was the clear winner, receiving 12 nominations, including best picture, best director and best actor, nods for daniel day lewis, sally fields and tommy lee jones. >> "life of pi" came away with 11 nominations. >> here's a complete list of the nominees for best picture. beast of the southern wild, zero dark thirty, lincoln, life of pi, amore, the silver linings playb
Jan 9, 2013 5:30pm PST
his long-time chief of staff, jack lew, to be the next treasury secretary. so far, the only huge controversy surrounding the harvard educated two-time head of omb is his signature, which has been affectionately compared to a 6-month-old less loose with a crayon. if lew is confirmed, that signature goes right on the money. >>> starting pictures dread it, baseball fans know it well, it's the call of the bullpen and it may never be the same. t-mobile handing out samsung galaxy smartphones to major league teams to replace the handset and the cord. and since the call to the bullpen itself is sponsored these days, and seemingly everything in baseball is sponsored these days, they couldn't pass up this opportunity to step boldly into the cordless future. >>> finally, the headline on the forbes website is scary. it reads, doom's day astroid bigger than expected. they're talking about a football-field-sized astroid called 99942 apophis, and while it will pass by tonight, when it comes back in the year 2029, it will pass so close, just over 30,000 miles, it's going to be visible in broad d
Jan 10, 2013 5:00am PST
jack lew to run the u.s. treasury this morning. not a terribly controversial choice. there is some concern though over lew's signature though. take a look. here it is. remember the treasury secretary has to sign the dollar bill, right? is that something you would want on your dollar bill? >> a lot of loops. >> is that even a signature? there's a push this morning saying, come on, jack, maybe make it look better if you're going to end up signing the dollar if he gets congressional approval. >> interesting. >> he didn't think penmanship would play so much into his career. >> otherwise incredibly well qualified. >> work on that handwriting there. >> creative side. he looks like an artist for disney or something there. interesting. >> 5:15. some people in the bay area could see snow today. >> who knew? meteorologist christina loren is live for us in san francisco right on top of twin peaks. you look adorable of course. how are you feeling? are you cold? >> i'm pretty cold. i've got multiple layers on this morning. good morning to you, laura. good morning to you marla and everyone at ho
Jan 10, 2013 6:00am PST
's stepping down. and today president obama is expected to nominate white house chief of staff jack lew as his pick to replace timothy geithner as treasury secretary. >> wall street doesn't love jack lew but will accept him. >> there is one bit of controversy. it is his signature. >> good morning to you. you know, if you look at any american currency you'll see it's signed by two people. the treasurer and so if he becomes treasury secretary. that's his signature. it will go on the money. is this a signature we want on the money? a call for lew to step it up and make it look less disney. wall street looking at jobless claims up to 371,000. anything below 400,000 is manageable. dow industrials up 38 points. nasdaq up 14. amazon about to announce a new feature. if you buy a music cd from amazon or purchased one in the past, the company will send you free music files of the cd as well so you can play it on your iphone on ipad or what not. you can easily and legally do this already. you take the cd put it in your computer and itunes will do it for you. it's a faster way for those people who still b
Jan 10, 2013 4:30am PST
today. he's expected to pick current white house chief of staff jack lew. he served as budget director under bill clinton and has been considered the front runner to replace the departing treasury secretary. the 57 year old got his first taste of washington politics in 1973 as a legislative aide. the president has another spot to fill on his cabinet. secretary of labor stepped down yesterday. "the los angeles times" speculates that she left her post to prepare for a run on the l.a. county board of supervisors. that election happens next year. >>> the impact of this year's flu virus being felt had hospital emergency rooms across the country. in boston a public health emergency has been declared with more than 700 cases so far this month alone. flu shots are now being offered for free. the number of doctor visits in boston has doubled in the past four weeks. it is said to be so crowded emergency rooms are turning people away. one hospital has set up outside tents to help with overflow patients. >> we can see them and evaluate them and treat them if needed and discharge them right from th
Jan 10, 2013 5:30pm PST
formally nominated his chief of staff, jack lew, to be the next treasury secretary. as the second-term churn gets under way now. though it looked for a time like the president might nominate susan rice to be his next secretary of state, when that didn't happen, this latest wave of nominees appear to have something in common. and as nbc's andrea mitchell reports tonight, people are noticing. >> reporter: it is the white house photo that could be called all the president's men. adviser valerie jarrett is there, we're told, hidden behind the guys. as president obama filled his top cabinet post with nominees named jack and chuck and john -- >> it's time for me to move on. >> reporter: -- it was like "mad men" goes to washington, except peggy leaving ruth marcus. >> whatever white guy becomes chief of staff, i think it's actually kind of interesting that there are two women who are deputy chiefs of staff and no one has talked about them as possibilities at all. >> reporter: one of the two deputies, nancy ann deparle, a harvard lawyer, is leaving next week. epa administrator, lisa jacks
Jan 10, 2013 7:00am PST
will be introducing his next treasury secretary, it is jack lew, he's presently the president's chief of staff. you see him on your screen. formerly the president's budget director. he replaces outgoing secretary timothy geithner. another position vacated by hilda solis, who is the labor secretary. >> peter alexander, thank you. now here's carl. >> savannah, thanks. >>> of course, one of the worst shootings last year, the deadly massacre at a colorado movie theater. now a judge decides if the gunman will stand trial. at the courthouse in centennial, colorado, mike, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, carl. if there's going to be an insanity case, there's going to be a mountain of evidence that james holmes spent months planning the attack. a shooting rampage was long in planning, the newly revealed evidence shows. an arsenal for mass murder accumulated in an extraordinary two-month buying spree, mostly online, and ending just days before the massacre. holmes himself telling police after the arrest how he booby trapped his apartment with a dozen bombs, hoping for an explosion to divert police t
Jan 10, 2013 6:00pm PST
, president obama made it official. current chief of staff jack lew there on the left is now his nominee to be treasury secretary. his duties will include budget and tax policy as well as management of the debt. and the congressional black caucus is supporting oakland congresswoman barbara lee to take over the job as labor secretary. hilda solis announced she was leaving the post on wednesday. the 66-year-old lee has been serving the east bay in congress since 1998. >> in the south bay, student activists got high level exposure today when they met with a congressional leader over immigration reform. members of the group student advocates for higher education met with congresswoman zoe lofgren at her san jose office today, the minority chair of the house subcommittee on immigration. when lost gren was asked if meaningful immigration reform will happen this year, she suggested it's up to her republican counterparts. >> do they want to join with democrats and do top to bottom immigration reform or not? i can't make them do that. but if they care about the ture of their party, they'll make a
Jan 11, 2013 12:35am PST
secretary, jack lew, is facing criticism because his signature, which will appear on the dollar bill, is completely illegible. look at his signature. this is real. [ laughter ] in response lew is, like, "i will fix this, or my name isn't --" [ laughter ] have you guys heard about this al roker story? i don't know what -- i guess this week he admitted to pooping his pants at the -- i'm not joking about this. he admitted -- [ light laughter ] he admitted to pooping his pants at the white house. [ light laughter ] a true story. he really did. after undergoing gastric bypass surgery. i guess he pooped his pants. [ light laughter ] that's just awful. but he's got it under control now, i guess. but a lot of people are shocked. but we got a hold of his weekly to-do list and it seems like this is something he sort of had planned out. check this out. look. number one, confess on national television about pooping pants at the white house. [ laughter ] >> steve: right. >> jimmy: number two, poop in pants while talking about pooping in pants at the white house. [ laughter ] number three, eat lun
Jan 11, 2013 7:00am PST
this week after naming scrutiny this week after naming jack jack lew as treasury secretary, the fourth white male mr. obama. the fourth white male mr. obama has chosen in the last month to has chosen in the last month tot fill top openings in his cabinei and administration.onve seized critics have seized on this photo that shows the president photo that shows the president surrounded by all male advisors, although t surrounded by all male advisers top aid although the white house says top aidehidden behind the men. in addition, one of the president's two female deputy chiefs of valerie jarrett is hidden behind the men. e.p.a. administrator lisa week. epa jackson is quitting and so is is quitting and so is labor labor secretary hilda solis.s.d perhaps the most high profile woman in the president's perhaps the most high-profile woman in the president's cabinet, secretary of state e ha hillary clinton is also on her way out. >> the white house is probably going to be careful with the ls next announcement to have some next announcement to women, maybe some minorities to women, maybe some minorit
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